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Community Karaoke – September 2019 with co-host JET Alumni Association of Northern California
Friday, September 13, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
$3 Center Members, $5 General Public, $2.50 for recent JET Program returnees
Ticket includes one song request
Additional song requests $1 each
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Join us at the Center and our co-hosts for September, the JET Alumni Association of Northern California! For any of you who love singing your hearts out, we’ll be holding our next quarterly community karaoke and potluck night at the Center on Friday, September 13 from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Songs can be sung in either English or Japanese. Your ticket will include one song request, with additional song requests available for $1. We are happy to offer a 50% discount for recent JET Program returnees from Japan.
Our Community Karaoke night is a potluck, so be sure to bring a potluck dish, snacks and/or beverages to share with everyone! The event is family-friendly, so please drink responsibly. We hope you can join us!CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Sunday, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Instructor: Janet Cordova
Zumba Gold is back at the JCCCNC! Zumba Gold is a low impact fitness class utilizing up-tempo Latin music to create a fun and enjoyable workout. Join instructor Janet Cordova as she hosts fun and energetic Zumba Gold classes every Sunday. Whether you are looking for exercise or to make new friends, come out and enjoy this fun ongoing program!
Students of all ability levels are welcome.
Member Fee: $32/month, $10 drop in
Non-Members Fee: $37/month, $12 drop in
TABEMASHO 2019: PASSING IT FORWARD — From One Generation to the Next
Please join us for our largest fundraising event of the year! This year, we will feature culinary creations from chefs, restaurants and vendors from the SF Bay Area, Hawaii and even Japan! Many of the booths will share dishes that have been passed down to them from family, friends and mentors for us to enjoy. There will also be two special Japanese artists performing their work throughout the evening.
We are honored to highlight special guests from Japan for our event this year:
Rihaku Inoue of Tokyo, Japan – A modern calligraphy artist who incorporates contemporary colors with traditional calligraphy. She designed the image for this year’s invitation, and will be selling specially created uchiwa.
Ryoichiro Enkawa – A 3rd generation craftsman who creates one of a kind Hita geta. He will be performing at the event and his geta will be available for purchase.
Momotaro Nori – One of Japan’s most prestigious brands of nori. They will feature their citrus blend “kabotsu” nori at the event, as well as sharing different ways of how to eat yaki and ajitsuke nori.
Emcee’s Wendy Tokuda and Mike Inouye will be on hand to liven up the evening! It is definitely an event you will not want to miss! Guests are encouraged to wear their favorite yukata, hapi coat or festive attire.
Registration and silent auction open at 3:00 p.m.
Please call (415) 567-5505 or email email@example.com for additional information. The Center is located at 1840 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94115.
Proceeds from the event will go toward the development of dynamic cultural, educational, social and outreach programs that serve the 185,000 visitors the Center welcomes each year.